Jedinak misses out on Australia’s playoff squad

first_imgAustralia Jedinak misses out on Australia’s World Cup playoff squad Goal Last updated 2 years ago 08:05 27/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Mile Jedinak Socceroos Australia WC Qualification Asia Syria v Australia Australia v Syria Syria The skipper appears to have failed in his recovery from injury and will be sorely missed in the heart of the Socceroos midfield Australian captain Mile Jedinak has been left out of the national team squad for the World Cup playoffs against Syria.Jedinak hasn’t featured for club side Aston Villa since September 12 and is likely still having problems with a chronic groin strain he picked up in April.Aziz Behich, Craig Goodwin, Matthew Jurman, Nikita Rukavytsya and Josh Risdon have been added to the squad while Matt Spiranovic, Alex Gersbach, Awer Mabil, Jamie Maclaren and Ryan McGowan are the players omitted from the list of players selected to face Japan/Thailand. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. Australia will play the first leg against Syria in Malacca, Malaysia on October 5, before hosting the home leg at ANZ Stadium five days later.The winner of the tie will face a two-leg playoff against fourth-place in CONCACAF for a spot in Russia.​Socceroos 23 man squad Goalkeepers Mat Ryan, Mitch Langerak, Danny VukovicDefenders Aziz Behich, Milos Degenek, Mathew Jurman, Josh Risdon, Trent Sainsbury, Brad Smith, Bailey WrightMidfielders Mustafa Amini, Craig Goodwin, Jackson Irvine, Robbie Kruse, Mathew Leckie, Massimo Luongo, Mark Milligan, Aaron Mooy, Tom Rogic, James Troisi,Strikers Tim Cahill, Tomi Juric, Nikita Rukavytsyalast_img read more